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How effective is Furosemide for Leg swelling (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?

Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Furosemide (furosemide) is for Leg swelling. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 77 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Furosemide

Furosemide (latest outcomes from 80,840 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.

Trend of furosemide reports

Leg swelling

Leg swelling (latest reports from 1,358 patients) can be treated by Furosemide, Lasix, Hydrochlorothiazide, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Spironolactone, Hctz.

Trend of Leg swelling reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 77 people are studied for taking Furosemide in Leg swelling




Furosemide effectiveness for Leg swelling


Long term Furosemide effectiveness for Leg swelling

Furosemide effectiveness for Leg swelling (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall52320236
Long term
(1+ years)
2614175

Gender of people who take Furosemide for Leg swelling * :

FemaleMale
Leg swelling58.44%41.56%

Age of people who take Furosemide for Leg swelling * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg swelling0.00%0.00%1.30%5.19%1.30%15.58%19.48%57.14%

Who find Furosemide more effective for Leg swelling?

Gender of people who find Furosemide more effective * :

FemaleMale
Leg swelling58.62%41.38%

Age of people who find Furosemide more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg swelling0.00%0.00%0.00%3.45%0.00%17.24%24.14%55.17%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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